Black History Month showcases African descent artists from the Dominican Republic, France and the United States. Together they present the history of their African origins while advocating for unity, exploration and equality through their artworks.
Cauley’s paintings illustrate how her relocation from Phoenix, Arizona (U.S.A.) to Berlin, Germany during the Covid-19 pandemic has influenced and reshaped her views on systemic racism, her home country, and her overall identity as a biracial Black woman.
Kouekam’s digital art showcases his collaboration with Cameroonian photographer Souaibou Sali where Koukam uses graphic design as a bridge to encourage the viewer to embody what it really means to be free to create, and most importantly, to believe in your own dreams.
Freethinker is a Dominican graﬃti artist whose paintings showcase women of color and his ongoing activism for the Black Lives Matter movement.
The exhibition will be on show at BIKINI BERLIN from 4 to 26 February 2022
BIKINI BERLIN, Galerie SLP at 1st floor, Budapester Str. 38-50, 10787 Berlin, S-/U-Bahnhof Zoologischer Garten
Vernissage including live DJs and refreshments on Friday, 4 February 2022, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. (2G+)
then daily except Sundays from 11:00 am to 07:00 p.m.
Admission is free.